SUMMERSIDE — Vector Aerospace has announced the grand opening of Vector Aerospace Engine Services-Atlantic’s newest engine repair and overhaul facility, located in Brisbane, Australia.
Vector Aerospace (www.vectoraerospace.com) is a leading provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services.
“Australia is a sophisticated aviation market and is an extremely important market for us in terms of the tremendous growth opportunities,” says Jeff Poirier, president of Vector Aerospace Engine Services-Atlantic.
“With this new engine facility, our aim is to take advantage of these growth opportunities by offering operators throughout the region a variety of services including field service and engine repairs on the Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) PT6A, JT15D, PW100, PW300 and PT6T engine series; as well as complete overhaul and test capability for the PT6A engine.”
Vector Aerospace has facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Africa and Australia. It provides services to commercial and military customers for various types of gas turbine engines, components and helicopter airframes.
Principal operations include Vector Aerospace Engine Services-Atlantic; Vector Aerospace Engine Services-UK; Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America; SECA, A Vector Aerospace Company; Vector Aerospace International Limited and Pathix ASP. Vector also provides information technology solutions to an international customer base.
Vector employs approximately 2,800 employees.